Grammar school--it's all about eating and sleeping. Well, for Chet Gecko, anyway. To Chet, nothing is more divine than a plate of Mrs. Bagoong's Mothloaf Surprise followed by a sweet bit of shut-eye on the playground. (Besides a few Pillbug Crunch bars and a monthlong holiday, that is.) In these two hilarious mysteries from Chet's tattered casebook, he and his mockingbird partner, Natalie Attired, must catch a cafeteria thief, foil the sinister plans of a weaselly zis mockingbird partner, Natalie Attired, must catch a cafeteria thief, foil the sinister plans of a weaselly zombie master . . . and still take part in the Nations of the World PTA assembly. (Fourth-grade detectives get no respect.)… read more
The bathroom is where we start and end our day. If it's a fun and welcoming space, morning routines run smoother and bath time is a breeze. Parents don't have to dedicate their single-bathroom home to a youthful theme, but making it appeal to children will engrain the importance of self-care and hygiene at an early age. Here are 10 kid-friendly ideas for decorating a bathroom that everyone will love.
It may seem old-fashioned, but glass baby bottles are coming back in a big way. Glass is easily cleaned and doesn't absorb odor, color, or taste, making it a major must-try for your baby.
Having trouble picking out toys that your kids will love and you can feel good about buying? Let us help you with this guide to our favorite natural, sustainable, environmentally friendly toys.
Acquiring all the products needed to care for your children can be expensive and overwhelming. But you can make the experience a lot less stressful for yourself and your family with quality tools and toys that can be used for all your children.
Turn the organized chaos that is your child's playroom into a serene spot of tidiness with systematic shelving to ease your days. Though we may not be able to control how the play area will look post-nap time, we can ensure we have a toy organizer (or two!) to hold the goods once bedtime rolls around.
Refresh your children's wardrobe by shopping at these stylish, yet affordable, kid clothing brands that your little one will actually love.
What's better than combining bath time and playtime? How about adding these bath toys in the mix. They make bath time a breeze!
Let your kids unwrap our favorite tech toys for this holiday season. The tech-savvy kiddo in your life will be all smiles.
From fun food sets and building blocks to unique playhouses and play kitchens, here's our top toys that promote pretend play and inspire your child's imagination.
Declutter the playroom or living room with our favorite modern toy boxes that can store it all.
After an exhausting month of shopping and planning winter break activities, is there anything more rewarding than the look of wonderment and pure joy on your child's face on Christmas morning? Bright eyes and wide smiles will make all the holiday hustle and bustle worthwhile! In the meantime, here are a few more things to tack onto your to-do list to make Christmas morning a little more magical for you and your family.
Making memories last is so important when you're a parent, and picking out the perfect camera to preserve each special moment can be a big task. Here are six of our favorite options for parents, from high-quality digital cameras to fun instant-film options.
Thinking of taking a trip to Adventure Bay? Does your little pup squeal with delight whenever her favorite rescue dogs help a friend in need? Whether you're a fan of PAW Patrol or just a parental bystander, those precious pups' paw prints are all over the fabric of your daily life. It's only natural that for your little one's birthday, she'd want to celebrate in a big canine way. So, we dug deep and took to the skies searching for the best PAW Patrol party ideas. Remember: No party is too big, no celebration too small. If you need the paw-fect party ideas just yelp for help — or read on for some inspiration. We're on the case!
Let Your Rockin' Self Unroll!From whacked-out wallets to wild wearables (and more!), go from sticky to stylin' with these super-hi...p duct tape projects. Updated with lots of new ideas and colorful tapes to inspire, you can add extra pizzazz to your room and wicked creativity to your life! read more
This rhyming book presents brave children from Abigail to Zoe. It offers a fun way to learn the alphabet.
Tiny robots include everything from a wall-climbing microbot to a nanobot that goes inside the human body. Find out just what thes...e awesome machines can do. read more
Twin Tales: Sasha & Sophie go to School is Happy People Publishing's debut book! It chronicles the joys and bond of sisterhood, ev...en through one of its first tests. Watch the fun unfold with the twins as they bring you through attending a new school and spending time apart for the first time. read more
Someone is turning the students at Emerson Hicky Elementary into zombies, and it's up to fourth-grade private eye Chet Gecko to fi...nd out who. read more
Someone—or something—is making a mess of the classrooms and playing fields of Emerson Hicky Elementary, and it is up to Chet Gecko... and Natalie Attired to catch the culprit ... before it ruins the annual Science Fair. read more
When fourth-grade private eye Chet Gecko is called to catch someone who is stealing food from the school cafeteria, he finds himse...lf framed for the crime. read more
Contains 1 Random Figure. f you purchase more than 1 mystery pack, it is possible you could receive duplicate figures. Since these... are blind packs, we have no way of knowing whats inside. We choose them randomly and therefore cannot guarantee the... read more
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Bucky's on the loose! Everyone's favorite University of Wisconsin Badger has a mystery to solve
This is a mystery or is it an adventure? Orvil and Wibber, two dogs who live on an apple orchard in Michigan find themselves on an... amazing adventure when they attempt a rescue of their cat friend Perkins. read more
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Carson and Luke are sure that the men are after their treasure. They don’t even know what’s in the box. They’ve got to get that bo...x open before the men find it…but it could be dangerous. Samantha's ready to bring the police in…but would that be the end of the secret treehouse? Join the threesome as they realize how unprepared they are and the importance of trust and friendship. Danger and laughter surround the mystery of the Riverbank Box. read more
When you purchase the Library Bound mystery you will receive FREE online eBook access! Carole Marsh Mystery Online eBooks are an e...asy, effective, and immediate way to read your favorite Carole Marsh Mystery on the go! Each web-hosted Online eBook is filled with the same exact pages as the book, plus additional features like pages that "flip" with a fun sound as you read, a full chapter directory, full-screen and thumbnail viewing capabilities, and more! • Online eBooks allow readers to access their book anytime, from anywhere – by using a computer, tablet, or other device with Internet access. • They require NO additional access or hosting fees – When you purchase a library bound Carole Marsh Mystery book, you get unlimited access to the Online eBook version for FREE.• You don’t need to download Online eBooks – they are available to you online 24/7! • Online eBooks are available exclusively from Gallopade, and are compatible with Macs, PC, iPad, and other devices with Internet access.Mimi and Papa speed away to London, England in their little red and white airplane, The Mystery Girl. Tagging along are grandchildren Christina, 10, and Grant, 7. Mimi, a children's mystery book writer, has an appointment with the Queen! Papa is headed for the Rosetta Stone. The kids are supposed to go to the Tower of London and "behave themselves." But, uh-oh, Grant spots a big problem with Big Ben...and he and his sister, along with their two new best friends, George and Maggie, take a whirlwind tour from the top of the Eye, up the Thames River, down into a dungeon, and more -- in search of clues to solve The Mystery of Big Ben! This mystery incorporates history, geography, culture and cliffhanger chapters that keep kids begging for more! This mystery includes SAT words, educational facts, fun and humor, Built-In Book Club and activities. This book includes a map, inline glossary definitions, and lots more! This Carole Marsh Mystery also has an Accelerated Reader quiz, a Lexile Level, a Fountas & Pinnell guided reading level and a Developmental Reading Assessment. LOOK what's in this mystery - people, places, history, and more! Places: The Ritz Hotel • Big Ben (where Clue #1 is found) • Eye in the Sky Ferris wheel • The British Museum (where clue #2 is found) • Harrod’s department store • Tower of London • St. Paul’s Cathedral • Cleopatra’s Needle • Globe Theater • 221b Baker Street (fictional home of Sherlock Holmes) • Madame Tussaud’s Wax Museum • Buckingham Palace • Heathrow Airport • Paris, France • London Bridge • Tower Bridge • Piccadilly Circus • Times Square (New York), USA • London Underground • Thames River • Outer Banks, North Carolina, USA • Savannah, Georgia • Washington, D.C., USAEducational Items: The plays and productions of William Shakespeare • Rosetta Stone • History of St. Paul’s Cathedral • History of the Tower of London • History of the Globe Theater • Eros (mythology) • Big Ben • Elgin Marbles • London Bridge • Crown Jewels • Bubonic Plague • Statue of Liberty • Changing of the GuardPeople: Sherlock Holmes • Lindow Man • Jack the Ripper • Blackbeard the Pirate • Sir Walter RaleighBelow is the Reading Levels Guide for this book:Grade Levels: 3-6Accelerated Reader Reading Level: 4.7Accelerated Reader Points: 3Accelerated Reader Quiz Number: 103233Lexile Measure: 730Fountas & Pinnell Guided Reading Level: QDevelopmental Assessment Level: 40Get your FREE Resources!1. Download the Carole Marsh Mysteries Around The World Correlations to Common Core/State Standards HERE. 2. Download the Where in the World Have You Been map HERE. 3. Download additional activities including Fact or Fiction, Fascinating Facts, Book Club Discussion and Book Club Activities HERE.4. Utilize the Around the World Common Core State Standards Teacher Resource for classroom discussion questions and activities for ELA grades 2-6. This can be used for all 19 mysteries HERE.5. Want a sneak peak? Read the first three chapters HERE.The Mystery at Big Ben is recommended by Sylvan Learning's Book Adventure reading program. Book Adventure is a FREE reading motivation program for children in grades K-8. Sylvan Learning is the leading provider of tutoring and supplemental education services to students of all ages. read more
The Ravensburger Big Cat Nap puzzle tests your child's shape recognition and memory skills. Working with puzzles helps develop chi...ldren's fine motor, association, task completion and independent play skills. It has sturdy pieces that are designed especially for small hands and is just the right size to promote learning through fun. Assemble this 200-piece puzzle again and again or mount it to the wall to enjoy once it is completed. The finished project displays several large cats enjoying a nap read more
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Funko Mystery Mini box contains 12 blind packs. Item selection is random. Items are in blind packaging. We cannot accept requests ...for specific items, nor can we accept returns on opened items. You may receive duplicates. read more
It's the end of the summer at Camp Dakota--and things are about to get hairy. The kids have adaptations on their minds. And after ...one camper notices Counselor Kyle's suspicious late-night activities, they begin to suspect that Kyle is turning into a werewolf. Is there another explanation? Or have the campers discovered a terrible secret? Look in the back of the book for experiments and more to help you become a science detective too! read more
Get the gecko back home! Pick a puzzle and then move the gecko from start to finish in the shortest possible route. Along the way,... you'll have to help the gecko jump through a series of "hot" and "cold" rocks, which either speed you up, or slow you down. Find the solutions to the 60 challenges and your brain will be nimble as a gecko on the go! read more
You don't have to sell car insurance to wear this costume. This adorable Zippy the Gecko Infant Costume includes (1) costume body ...with attached hood. read more
Help Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose solve mysteries from A to Z! Kids love collecting the entire alphabet and super editions! With ov...er 8 million copies in print, the A to Z Mysteries® have been hooking chapter book readers on mysteries and reading for years. Now this classic kid favorite is back with a bright new look! F is for Falcon . . . Find those falcons! After Josh discovers a falcons’ nest, he checks on the young birds every day. But when he tries to show Dink and Ruth Rose, the nest is empty! Could someone have taken the baby falcons? Soar into the mystery with Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose! read more
When Horace the elephant turns eleven, he celebrates instyle by inviting his exotic friends to a splendid costume party. But a mys...tery is afoot, for in the midst of the games, music, and revelry, someone has eaten the birthday feast. The rhyming text and lavish, detailed illustrations each provide clues, and it's up to the reader to piece them together and decide whodunit!"The fun of poring over the pictures is matched by the enjoyment derived from the textwitty, ingenious verses." -- Publishers WeeklyGraeme Base is the author of many award-winning books for children, including Animalia (Puffin), The Sign of the Seahorse, and most recently, The Discovery of Dragons. read more
Excerpt from The Wyvern Mystery: A NovelAlice maybell. IN the small breakfast parlour of Oulton, a pretty girl, Miss Alice Maybell..., with her furs and wrappers about her, and a journey of forty miles before her - not by rail - to Wyvern, had stood up to hug and kiss her old aunt, and bid her good-bye.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. read more
Excerpt from The Poet's Mystery: A NovelAfter my death you will receive this manu script from my heirs, and it will then be for yo...u to relate or keep its contents silent.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. read more
Jason has a problem! A huge problem! His sister is a werewolf and no one believes him! The sounds of howling at night have werewol...f-obsessed Jason Porter on edge. Worse still, he's convinced that his teenage sister, Bianca, is a werewolf. The evidence -- her late-night lifestyle, grumpiness, messiness, and other characteristics -- points to no other conclusion. As he tries to prove the seemingly impossible -- the existence of werewolves -- Jason's imagination and bravery inspire acts of mischief and land him in precarious situations! Find out the lengths to which Jason will go as he tries to prove his sister is a werewolf. Hunted, a tale of werewolves in a modern-day town, combines mystery and suspense with elements of magic realism. read more